- Chief Executive Officer
David Feller founded Mogo in 2003 and currently serves as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and Chair of our Board of Directors. Over the past 12 years, Mr. Feller has grown Mogo into Canada's leading digital financial platform with over 450,000 members, annual revenues exceeding $49MM and more than 265 team members. During that time, he led the Company through equity and debt financings totaling more than $380MM including 2 rounds of private equity financings, securing 2 credit facilities with a leading global investment firm and the Company's IPO on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Mr. Feller is passionate about using technology and design to deliver innovative digital solutions that help consumers improve their financial health. He is a former member of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization (YEO) of Canada and is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Mr. Feller’s experience leading the business along with his responsibilities for the strategic direction, product innovation and management of Mogo’s day to day operations, bring broad industry and specific institutional knowledge and experience to the Board of Directors.
- Chief Financial Officer
Gregory Feller is a co-founder of Mogo and has served as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since August 2011, and has served as a member of our Board of Directors and President of the Company since April 2015. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Technology Investment Banking Group at Citadel Securities, a financial services group. From 2008 to 2010, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director at UBS Investment Bank, a global financial institution. Prior to joining UBS, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director with Lehman Brothers where he worked from 2001 to 2008 and a Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Feller has a Bachelor of Administrative and Commercial Studies from the University of Western Ontario and a Masters of Management from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he graduated Beta Gamma Sigma.
- Chief Risk Officer
Carlos Medeiros came to Mogo in August 2015 with more than 20 years of credit risk and operations experience. Mr. Medeiros is a data scientist, recognized in Canada and internationally as an expert in information management and reporting. Prior to joining Mogo, he served as Chief Risk Officer for SNAP Financial, a Canadian leader in secured home improvement loans. Previously, he held the position of Head of Risk Management at HSBC Finance where he was responsible for risk strategy, policy, analytics, collections strategy and underwriting for all portfolios, with more than $5.0 billion in assets. He also served as Chair of the Risk Management Executive Committee. Prior to HSBC, Mr. Medeiros was Planning Director, COO at Itaú-Unibanco, which is among the world’s largest banks by market capitalization (NYSE: ITUB). In this role, he was the Officer responsible for all aspects of the company’s commercial, SME, and retail credit portfolios including mortgages, auto loans and credit cards. Mr. Medeiros is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) and Canadian Risk Manager (CRM). He received his MBA (Finance) from COPPEAD-UFRJ; LLB from Fluminense Federal University; and BSc in Electronic Engineering from Polytechnique of Rio de Janeiro.
- Vice President of Data
Thomas Groh has over 20 years of experience with Enterprise Data Integration, Data Management and Analytics and joined Mogo as the Head of Data at Mogo in May 2012. Prior to this he was the co-founder and CTO at Bi3 Solutions. Mr. Groh has advised, architected and led implementations of many successful enterprise class business intelligence initiatives for organizations including SF Int’l Airport, Ghirardelli Chocolates, University of California, Biorad and Leapfrog and has published several books for IBM on best practices for data integration and data analysis. Mr. Groh holds a Masters in Computer Science from the Vienna University of Technology.
- Chief Legal and Administrative Officer
Lisa Skakun is Mogo’s Chief Legal and Administrative Officer with more than 15 years of experience. Ms. Skakun, who joined Mogo in October 2015 after serving as General Counsel, SVP Corporate Development and Corporate Secretary for Coast Capital Savings Credit Union, Canada’s largest credit union by membership, leads all internal and external resources related to Mogo’s legal and administrative functions. Lisa holds a LLB from the University of British Columbia, as well as a Master of Laws degree in business law from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University and holds the ICD.D designation, having completed the Directors Education Program from the Institute of Corporate Directors. In 2015, Lisa was named to Canada’s Diversity 50 list by the Canadian Board Diversity Council and in 2011 was the recipient of the Association of Women in Finance’s PEAK award for “Rising Star” and the National Post Award for “Tomorrow’s Leader” at the Western Canada General Counsel Awards. She is the past Chair of the BC Business Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association, and was a member of the Securities Law Advisory Committee for the British Columbia Securities Commission.